Stamp bulletins

Take a look at our Stamp bulletins from the past.

Acknowledgements: Bulletins scanned and provided by John Biddlecombe of the New Zealand Society of Great Britain. Their web site offers further information useful to those interested in the stamps and postal history of New Zealand. Link: http://www.nzsgb.org.uk/

1980 - 1989

Date of issue Series number Bulletin number Stamp issue File
September 1986 4 36 1986 Military History - Royal New Zealand Airforce
1987 Tourism
1986 Music
Christmas 1986
download [6.41mb]
April 1986 4 35 1986 Health
1986 Scenic Coasts
1986 United Nations International Year of Peace
1986 Vintage Motorcycles
download [3.63mb]
September 1985 4 34 1986 Centenary of New Zealand Police
1985 Military History - Navy
Christmas 1985
download [4.27mb]
April 1985 4 33 1985 Health
1985 Bridges
1985 Endangered Native Bird Definitives
download [3.72mb]
October 1984 4 32 1985 Vintage Trams
1985 Centenary of St John's Ambulance
1984 Military History - The Army
Christmas 1984
download [4mb]
October 1983 4 30 1984 Antarctic Research
Christmas 1983
download [3.8mb]
April 1983 4 29 1983 Health
1983 Beautiful New Zealand
1983 Rita Angus Paintings
1983 Commonwealth Day
download [4.84mb]
October 1982 4 28

Christmas 1982
1983 Anniversaries
1982 Definitives
1982 Map Definitive

download [3.81mb]
April 1982 4 27 1982 Health
1982 Four Seasons
1982 Architecture
download [3.49mb]
October 1981 4 26 1982 Anniversaries
1981 Beehive Defintiive
Christmas 1981
1981 Royal Wedding
download [3.1mb]
April 1981 4 25 1981 Health
1981 Government Life
1981 Rivers
1981 Family Life
download [2.65mb]
October 1980 4 24 1981 Anniversaries
1980 Definitives
Christmas 1980
download [2.95mb]
April 1980 4 23 1980 Provisional
1980 Health
1980 Large Harbours
1980 Architecture
download [2.53mb]
October 1979 4 22 1980 Anniversaries download [2.8mb]

1970 - 1979

Date of issue Series number Bulletin number Stamp issue File
October 1979 4 22 1979 25th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Wellington
Christmas 1979
1979 Health
download [2.8mb]
April 1979 4 21 1979 Small Harbours
1979 Architecture
download [2.71mb]
October 1978 4 20 1979 United Nations International Year of the Child
1979 Statesmen of the 19th Century
1979 Definitives
Christmas 1978
1978 Health
download [2.89mb]
April 1978 4 19 1978 Sea Resources
1978 Agriculture
download [2.1mb]
October 1977 4 18 1978 Anniversaries
1977 Vintage Firefighting Appliances
Christmas 1977
1977 Health
download [2.4mb]
April 1977 4 17 1977 Beach Scenes and Seascapes
1977 Education
1977 Anniversaries
download [2.4mb]
October 1976 4 16 1976 Māori Artifacts
Christmas 1976
download [2.61mb]
April 1976 4 15 1976 Waterfalls
1976 Vintage Farm Transport
1976 Anniversaries
download [2.97mb]
September 1975 4 14 1976 Health
1975 Definitives
1975 Health
1975 Forest Parks
1975 Sailing Ships
download [2.56mb]
February 1975 4 13 1975 Anniversaries download [2.93mb]
August 1974 4 12 Christmas 1975
1974 Health
1974 Vintage Air Transport
download [2.76mb]
February 1974 4 11 1974 New Zealand Day
1974 Commonwealth Games
download [2.67mb]
August 1973 4 10 1974 Offshore Islands
Christmas 1974
1974 Anniversaries
Christmas 1973
1973 Frances Hodgkins Paintings
download [2.53mb]
February 1973 4 9 1973 Steam Locomotives download [3mb]
August 1972 4 8 1973 Health
1973 Mountain Scenes
1973 Anniversaries
download [1.98mb]
February 1972 4 7 1972 Alpine Flowers
1972 Anniversaries
1971 First World Rose Convention in New Zealand
download [1.55mb]
August 1971 4 6 Christmas 1971
1971 Health
1971 First Satellite Station in New Zealand
1971 UNICEF/Antarctic Treaty Anniversary
download [1.67mb]
December 1970 4 5 1970 Chatham Islands download [1.53mb]
June 1970 4 4 Expo '70 download [1.72mb]
December 1969 4 3 1970-71 Definitives
1970 New Zealand Fiscals (High Value)
1970 Cardigan Bay
download [1.57mb]

1960 - 1969

Date of issue Series number Bulletin number Stamp issue File
December 1969 4 3 1969 Centenary New Zealand Law Society download [1.57mb]
June 1969 4 2 1969 Captain Cook Bicentenary
Christmas 1969
download [1.7mb]
November 1968 4 1 1969 New Zealand Government Life Overprint
1969 50th Anniversary International Labour Organisation
download [1mb]
June 1968 3 48 1968 Health download [1.31mb]
April 1968 3 47 Christmas 1968
1968 75th Anniversary Universal Suffrage/Human Rights
1968 Armed Forces
download [1.26mb]
February 1968 3 46 1968 First Māori Bible
1968 1967-69 Later Definitives
download [1.36mb]
October 1967 3 45 1967 Royal Society of New Zealand Centenary download [636kb]
July 1967 3 44 Christmas 1967 download [1.86mb]
May 1967 3 43 1967 Health
1967 Decimal Arms Postal Fiscals
1967 Decimal Pictorials (High Values)
1967 Government Life Insurance Lighthouse Decimal Overprints
1967 Decimal Pictorials (Low Values)
download [1.87mb]
January 1967 3 42   download [868kb]
October 1966 3 41 1967 Post Office Savings Bank Centenary download [1.24mb]
July 1966 3 40 Christmas 1966 download [919kb]
May 1966 3 39 1966 Health download [1mb]
January 1966 3 38 1966 Fourth National Scout Jamboree download [905kb]
October 1965 3 37 1965 11th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Wellington download [1.71mb]
September 1965 3 36 1965 United Nations International Co-operation Year download [948kb]
July 1965 3 35 Christmas 1965
1965 Health
1965 Centenary of Government in Wellington
1965 Sir Winston Churchill - Commonwealth Day
download [1.91mb]
April 1965 3 34 1965 International Telecommunications Union Centenary download [1.19mb]
February 1965 3 33 1965 ANZAC - 50th Anniversary of Gallipoli Landing
1964 Provisional
download [1.39mb]
25 September 1964 3 32 Christmas 1964 download [1mb]
22 May 1964 3 31 1964 Health download [779kb]
26 February 1964 3 30 1964 Road Safety Campaign download [849kb]
1 November 1963 3 29 1963 Commonwealth Pacific Cable Opening
1963 Railway Centenary
download [900kb]
1 July 1963 3 28 Christmas 1963
1963 Health
download [766kb]
12 March 1963 3 27 1963 Cook Islands Pictorials download [670kb]
12 September 1962 3 26 Christmas 1962
1962 Health
download [716kb]
9 May 1962 3 25 1962 Centenary of Telegraph in New Zealand download [828kb]
25 September 1961 3 24 Christmas 1961 download [1.01mb]
18 May 1961 3 23 1961 Health download [752kb]
17 October 1960 3 22 Christmas 1960 download [451kb]
1 August 1960 3 21 1960 Health download [745kb]
6 May 1960          3 20 1960 Westland Centennial download [1.18mb]
3 December 1959 3 19 1960 Pictorials (Part 2)
1960 Pictorials (Part 1)
download [1.08mb]

1950 - 1959

Date of issue Series number Bulletin number Stamp issue File
31 July 1959 3 18 1959 Health download [1.05mb]
30 April 1959 3 17 1959 Red Cross Concept Centenary download [907kb]
26 January 1959 3 16 1959 Marlborough Centennial download [756kb]
28 July 1958 3 15 1959 Boys Scouts Pan-Pacific Jamboree
1958 First Trans-Tasman Flight 30th Anniversary - Kingsford Smith
1958 Hawkes Bay Centennial
1958 Nelson Centennial
1958 Health
download [1.20mb]
26 June 1957 3 13 1957 Health
1957 Plunket Society 50th Anniversary
download [857kb]
24 January 1957 3 12 1957 75th Anniversary of New Zealand Meat Export Trade download [744kb]
2 October 1956 3 11 1957 Ross Dependency Pictorials download [1.14mb]
2 July 1956 3 10 1956 Health download [1.41mb]
30 September 1955 3 9 1956 Southland Centennial download [875kb]
21 June 1955 3 8 1955 Queen Elizabeth (Redrawn Design)
1955 Health
download [778kb]
21 March 1955 3 7 1955 Stamp Centennial download [800kb]
25 January 1954 3 5 1954 Queen Elizabeth II Officials
1954 Queen Elizabeth II
1953 Royal Visit
download [875kb]
18 December 1952 3 3 1953 Coronation download [1.57mb]

1940 - 1949

Date of issue Series number Bulletin number Stamp issue File
12 March 1941 2 2 1941 King George VI Provisionals download [208kb]
29 October 1940 1 6 1940 Centennial Officials download [365kb]
31 July 1940 1 5 1940 Health download [482kb]
8 February 1940 1 1

1940 Centennial

download [843kb]